Native Earth Performing Arts, in partnership with Buddies in Bad Times Theatre, is calling on 2-Spirit, Trans and Queer-identified Indigenous artists to submit for our first ever 2-Spirit Cabaret.
This cabaret, part of Weesageechak Begins to Dance 29 , is a new initiative which seeks to celebrate and unite 2-Spirit, Queer, Trans and Indigenous artists, individuals and allies.
To submit, send a one-page Letter of Interest describing your proposed performance piece and its connection to the 2-Spirit, Queer or Trans experience and identity. Please also include with your submission: name, address, phone number and email address; high resolution headshot in JPG, PNG or EPS format; 100 word bio; your Indigenous identity and/or Nation; a writing sample (up to 5 pages) or video (up to 5 minutes) for the proposed piece.
PLEASE NOTE: All applicants and associated artists must identify as Indigenous, queer/2-Spirit and be available between November 2nd and November 11th 2016 for rehearsal and performance. The 2-Spirit Cabaret will take place November 11, 2016 at Buddies in Bad Times Theatre.
Please submit your Letter of Interest and the required support material by mail or email by Monday August 1st to:
Jessica Lea Fleming, Weesageechak Festival Producer
Native Earth Performing Arts
#250 – 585 Dundas Street East
Toronto, ON M5A 2B7
For questions related to the 2-Spirit Cabaret submission process please call 416-531-1402.
Posted by: Native Earth Performing Arts
For more information: http://www.nativeearth.ca/2spiritcabaret